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Cobham AvComm Introduces the New ATC-5000NG NextGen ATC/DME Test Set
for Testing Transponders and Distance Measuring Equipment (DMEs)

Wichita, KS and AEA International Convention and Trade Show, Dallas-Booth #827--Cobham AvComm, formerly Aeroflex AvComm business unit, has announced today the introduction of the ATC-5000NG NextGen ATC/DME Test Set which will be demonstrated at the AEA International Convention and Tradeshow in Dallas, April 8-11, 2015.

ATC-5000NGDesigned for engineering development, design validation, manufacturing and return-to-service test applications, the ATC-5000NG is the replacement product for the legacy SDX-2000 and the ATC-1400A/S-1403DL. The software defined radio architecture supports more transponder RTCA DO-181E test capability than the legacy products did and has new capability needed to support the FAA’s NextGen test requirements including ADS-B (RTCA DO-260B) and UAT (RTCA DO-282).

“We are excited to introduce the new ATC-5000NG which offers our customers the most comprehensive test set available in the market today. This will help our customers prepare for new requirements driven by the FAA’s NextGen and Europe’s SESAR Projects”, said Ryan Panos, VP and General Manager of Cobham AvComm.

Price and availability
New orders are being accepted for the ATC-5000NG NextGen ATC/DME Test Set with a delivery of 10-12 weeks. For more information about pricing, contact your local Cobham AvComm sales office by visiting info-test@aeroflex.com or calling Sales at (800) 835-2352.

About Cobham

Cobham protects lives and livelihoods with its differentiated technology and know-how, operating with a deep insight into customer needs and agility. The Group offers an innovative range of technologies and services to solve challenging problems in harsh environments across commercial, defense and security markets, from deep space to the depths of the ocean, specializing in meeting the growing demand for data, connectivity and bandwidth.

Employing more than 12,000 people on five continents, the Group has customers and partners in over 100 countries, with market leading positions in: wireless, audio, video and data communications, including satellite communications; defense electronics; air-to-air refuelling; aviation services; life support and mission equipment.

About Cobham AvComm

Improving your operational efficiency with faster on-site test solutions.

We are a global leader in avionics, communications and synthetic test, monitoring and control for commercial, government and military applications.

Our integrated, portable solutions enable our customers to carry out simultaneous testing on-site, reducing downtime of mission critical platforms and increasing operational efficiency.